Maps are now available online of proposed school zoning changes for residents of East Hamilton County.
Hamilton County Schools Superintendent Rick Smith released the maps today. The maps were unveiled at Tuesday’s rezoning meeting at East Hamilton Middle/High School. Hundreds of parents showed up to question the changes and see whether or not their children would stay within their current school boundaries.
The rezoning proposal is the school system’s effort to alleviate overcrowding at East Hamilton and several area elementary schools.
Kevin rejoined the Times Free Press in August 2011 as the Southeast Tennessee K-12 education reporter. He worked as an intern in 2009, covering the communities of Signal Mountain, Red Bank, Collegedale and Lookout Mountain, Tenn. A native Kansan, Kevin graduated with bachelor's degrees in journalism and sociology from the University of Kansas. After graduating, he worked as an education reporter in Hutchinson, Kan., for a year before coming back to Chattanooga. Honors include a ...